Monthly Archives: August 2013

George Monbiot – Backwards Reasoning

George Monbiot – Backwards Reasoning.

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Best mimicry ever « Why Evolution Is True

Best mimicry ever « Why Evolution Is True.

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The bible of psychiatric diagnosis exempts religion from “delusions”, even though it is one

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I’ve just finished reading a prepublication copy of Peter Boghossian’s book A Manual for Creating Atheists, which will be published by Pitchstone on November 1.  I recommend it highly, as it’s quite different…

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Lewis Black: A Tiny Part of Something Huge – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

Lewis Black: A Tiny Part of Something Huge – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics.

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Winter in Patagonia | Conservacion Patagonica

Winter in Patagonia | Conservacion Patagonica.

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When the fun stops: Inside the scores of abandoned theme parks across America | Mail Online

When the fun stops: Inside the scores of abandoned theme parks across America | Mail Online.

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The beauty of the most haunted and mysterious abandoned amusement parks on earth

The beauty of the most haunted and mysterious abandoned amusement parks on earth.

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How to Survive Without Water | Mental Floss

How to Survive Without Water | Mental Floss.

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The Demise of the World’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park

The Demise of the World’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park.

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Inside the World’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park

Inside the World’s Most Dangerous Amusement Park.

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Quang + Ellie: Slow Motion Booth

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Game of Thrones Starring Walter White

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Jim DeMint: Providing Health Care For Seniors And Veterans Is ‘Un-American’ And Grounded In ‘Socialism’ | ThinkProgress

Jim DeMint: Providing Health Care For Seniors And Veterans Is ‘Un-American’ And Grounded In ‘Socialism’ | ThinkProgress.

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U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show – The Washington Post

U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show – The Washington Post.

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Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History | BuzzFeed

http://www.buzzfeed.com/steventhrasher/walter-naegle-partner-of-the-late-bayard-rustin-talks-about Get the BuzzFeed App: http://bzfd.it/bfmobileapps

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How Effective Is Fire Suppression? Lessons from Yellowstone | The Wildlife News

How Effective Is Fire Suppression? Lessons from Yellowstone | The Wildlife News.

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Snow leopard baby boom

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Here’s a guest post by Greg, but I have to weigh in at the start and say that snow leopards, are, I think, the most beautiful cats in the world next to tigers.…

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Can Severed Heads Live On? | Decapitated Head Speaks | LiveScience

Can Severed Heads Live On? | Decapitated Head Speaks | LiveScience.

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The adventures of Kingsford the piglet

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
How could I resist, especially on a holiday Friday (it’s Labor Day weekend in the U.S)? The cat is not impressed. And Kingsford’s difficulties descending the stairs remind me of an episode of…

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Chelsea Manning and the Arab Spring — Editor’s Picks — Medium

Chelsea Manning and the Arab Spring — Editor’s Picks — Medium.

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» Claiming and Teaching the 1963 March on Washington Zinn Education Project

» Claiming and Teaching the 1963 March on Washington Zinn Education Project.

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The Permutating Brain of Stephen Dixon | VICE

The Permutating Brain of Stephen Dixon | VICE.

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Dancing baby ostrich (very merry)

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The Rag Blog: Mike Klonsky : Drive-By Teachers and the Great Charter School Scam

The Rag Blog: Mike Klonsky : Drive-By Teachers and the Great Charter School Scam.

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The Rag Blog: Paul Krassner : My Brother’s Keeper

The Rag Blog: Paul Krassner : My Brother’s Keeper.

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